4 Things To Know When Starting A Successful Software Business

Want to start your own software business? Here are 4 tips you should know.

We've interviewed thousands of successful founders at Starter Story and asked what advice they would give to entrepreneurs who are just getting started.

Here's the best advice we discovered for starting a software business:

#1: Shiloh Johnson, founder of ComplYant Inc:

We chatted with with Shiloh, founder of ComplYant Inc ($23.2K/month). In our interview, Shiloh says:

Here’s a tip: don’t pay to be a part of anyone’s accelerator or incubator that is not offering you investment.


I’ve learned not to be afraid to put something in front of customers, that is really the only way to figure out if it’s any good.


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#2: Nick Franklin, founder of ChartMogul:

We chatted with with Nick, founder of ChartMogul ($/month). In our interview, Nick says:

Stay focused on what’s working, and see if you can expand on that and maybe over time it can turn into a great business.


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#3: Philip Young, founder of Session:

We chatted with with Philip, founder of Session ($5.5K/month). In our interview, Philip says:

The best way to reach product-market fit and retain customers from my experience is to listen to them.


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